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the origins of the war, or to the barb
wire trenches of the First World
We were most surprised to find that the barbs
on quills serve a dual function.
Quill PDO[R] is an absorbable polydioxanone monofilament with bidirectional barbs
that pull through tissue in one direction and catch in the opposite direction.
Recently, the field of plastic surgery was introduced to a new concept of barbed
suture, which uses novel unidirectional (V-Loc, Covidien, Mansfield, MA) or bidirectional (Quill, Angiotech, Vancouver, BC) barbs
to secure tension-free tissue approximation.
will damage horses, snag the wool of sheep, tear up the udders and ears of goats, and rip your arm open if you're not careful.
suture, in which barbs
are cut into the suture so that they are facing in a direction opposite to that of the needle, are designed to resist migration.
FitQuik connectors feature precise hose barbs
and thread forms to ensure a secure, reliable fit.
In the bidirectional suture, barbs
are cut into suture in a direction opposite to the needle; the barbs
change direction at the midpoint of the suture, and needles are swaged onto both ends (FIGURE 1A).
SUMMARY: The present ultrastructural study on developing and regenerating feathers of chick and zebrafinch describes the ultrastructural changes that occur during the differentiation of barb
cells that leads to the formation of the ramus of barbs
The 13-year-old, who hasn't been named, suffered horrific internal injuries when the barbs
punctured his stomach.
These latex-free injection sites with barbs
are available in non-slit (Part # 11456) or pre-slit versions (Part # 11194) and measure 1-1/2 inches in length.
After the shot, the point's barbs
open to an incredible 2 3/4-inch diameter (roughly the size of a snuff can) for unmatched holding power.
Over three hundred of Samuel Johnson's nastier barbs
and their meanings are gathered from his various writings under one cover to appeal to modern readers seeking new ways of insulting.
Threaded check valves replace one of the barbs
with a 1/8-27 NPT fitting on the entrance side for use with threaded ports.